Programme Index

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New York Philharmonic Orchestra
Overture: The Bartered Bride (Smetana)
Conducted by Sir JOHN BARBIROLLI
The Sorcerer's Apprentice (Duka.i)
Conducted by DlMITRI MlTROPOULOS
El Salon Mexico (Copland)
Conducted by LEONARD BERNSTEIN on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Sir John Barbirolli
Conducted By:
Dlmitri Mltropoulos
Conducted By:
Leonard Bernstein

Eight weekly programmes about some of the civilisations of the ancient world
1: Babylonia by EDMOND SOLLBERGER Assistant Keeper of Western Asiatic Antiquities at the British Museum
Readings (from original Babylonian sources) by DENIS MCCARTHY Broadcast on February 20 in Network Three

Contributors

Unknown:
Edmond Sollberger
Unknown:
Denis McCarthy

Regional Variations (4)

For Welsh farmers

BBC Home Service Welsh

Farming and Fishing News

BBC Home Service Scottish

The Royal Lancashire Show 1963: news and views

BBC Home Service North

Introduced by BRYAN PLATT Swiss Farming
JOHN GREENSLADE visits Switzerland and talks to a farm manager about the farming methods in that country
A New Sound
ANDREW Gordon discusses the various effects of ultra sound in agriculture and suggests future uses for these waves

Contributors

Introduced By:
Bryan Platt
Unknown:
John Greenslade
Unknown:
Andrew Gordon

Regional Variations (2)

Requests, views. and experiences

BBC Home Service South and West

A chronicle of events aboard H.M.S. Troutbridge
Leslie Phillips as Sub-Lieut. Phillips
Stephen Murray as Lieut. Murray, the No. 1
Jon Pertwee as Chief Petty Officer Pertwee with Richard Caldicot
Heather Chasen , Ronnie Barker Tenniel Evans. Michael Bates and Judy Cornwell
Written by Lawrie Wyman
Produced by ALASTAIR SCOTT JOHNSTON Broadcast on February 2, 1962, in the Light Programme

Contributors

Unknown:
Leslie Phillips
Unknown:
Stephen Murray
Unknown:
Jon Pertwee
Unknown:
Richard Caldicot
Unknown:
Heather Chasen
Unknown:
Ronnie Barker
Unknown:
Tenniel Evans.
Unknown:
Michael Bates
Unknown:
Judy Cornwell
Written By:
Lawrie Wyman
Produced By:
Alastair Scott Johnston

Overture: Don Pasquale (Donizetti)
PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA
Conducted by TULLIO SERAFIN
Violin Concerto No. 22, in A minor (Viotti)
ISAAC STERN (violin)
PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA Conducted by EUGENE ORMANDY
Ballet: Jeu de Cartes (Stravinsky)
Boston SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Conducted by CHARLES MUNCH on gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Don Pasquale
Conducted By:
Tullio Serafin
Violin:
Isaac Stern
Conducted By:
Eugene Ormandy
Conducted By:
Charles Munch

John Smith 's Eyes by John Thirkell
A middle-aged salesman feels that he is slipping, and decides on a clean break and a new life; but the pattern of his existence is not so easily altered. with members of the BBC
Drama Repertory Company Produced by R. D. SMITH

Contributors

Unknown:
John Smith
Unknown:
John Thirkell
Produced By:
R. D. Smith
Hollis:
Haydn Jones
Arthur Gunning:
Anthony Viccars
Vera Gunning:
Lynn Carson
Jean:
Cornelia Lucas
Anderson:
Denys Hawthorne
Cropper:
Earle Grey
Denman:
James McKechnie

from Carlisle Cathedral
Preces and Responses (Smith) Psalms: 147, 148, 149, 150
Magnificat and Nunc dimittis
(Somercell in F)
Anthem: To thee, before the close of day (Balfour Gar diner)
Hymn: 0 God of earth and altar (E.H. 562)
Lessons: 2 Kings 6, v. 24, to
7. v. 2: St. Luke 9, vv. 1-17
Organist and Master of the Music, Andrew Seivewright
Assistant Organist, Eric Pratt

Contributors

Unknown:
Balfour Gar
Music:
Andrew Seivewright
Organist:
Eric Pratt

and all things nice!
A magazine specially for the five-to-eight-year-olds Introduced by DAVID Songs to the Guitar from JOHN BERRY
Holiday ideas from JOSEPHINE PLUMMER
A puzzle by GORDON SNELL
A Poem read by DAVID LLOYD JAMES
' The Un-Holiday A serial story by BARBARA SLEIGH read by ANNE CATCHPOLE Produced by ELIZABETH BROWN and GRAHAM GAULD

Contributors

Unknown:
John Berry
Unknown:
Josephine Plummer
Unknown:
Gordon Snell
Read By:
David Lloyd James
Story By:
Barbara Sleigh
Read By:
Anne Catchpole
Produced By:
Elizabeth Brown
Produced By:
Graham Gauld

A science fiction serial play in six parts by JOHN HYNAM 4: The Deep Diggers
Instead of going on to Forwell, I took a side road that leads back Doppingford way. I knew this was wrong, but—.'
' Go on, Mr. Kerach, go on ... ' Produced by ANNE CATCHPOLE

Contributors

Unknown:
John Hynam
Produced By:
Anne Catchpole
Susan:
Edwina Rendall
John:
Colin Spaull
Kerach:
David Lawton
Henry:
Kit Williams
Sam Browning:
Aubrey Woods
Space-Ship Commander:
Keith Banks
Professor Harry Stillwell:
Richard Hurndall
Jim:
James Grout
Nigel Parsons:
Colin Miller
Miss Fairley:
Carol Marsh
Mrs Hallcombe:
Judith Whale
Mr Hallcombe:
Stephen Jack

Regional Variations (2)

David Findlay and the Olympians Dance Band

BBC Home Service Scottish

A monthly series featuring amateur music-making and other arts
Mainstream
THE ROD KELLY JAZZBAND from South-East London
No Room in the Stalls?
DEREK PARKER visits the Stables Little Theatre in Hastings Festival City Makes Music THE CHICHESTER SINGERS
Conducted by ANNE LAWRENCE
1 Introduced by ROBERT GUNNELL

Contributors

Unknown:
Derek Parker
Conducted By:
Anne Lawrence
Introduced By:
Robert Gunnell

BBC Home Service Basic

About BBC Home Service

BBC Home Service is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 1st September 1939 and ended on the 29th September 1967.

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About this data

This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More